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                                                                                                                                     Medical Clinic

                                                                                                                                                   Riverside Medical

                                                                                                                                                      reaches out to

                                                                                                                                                 youth in community

                                                                                                                                                       Terri Huxley | The Drumheller Mail

                                                                                                                                                       ith  a  new  logo  now  in  place,  the
                                                                                                                                                       winner  of  the  youth  oriented  com-
                                                                                                                                                Wpetition  will  be  announced  at  the
                                                                                                                                                Riverside Clinic grand opening on June 30.
                                                                                                                                                  Drumheller  students  from  Greentree  El-
            Congratulations                                                                                                                     ementary,  DVSS,  and  St.  Anthony’s  School
                                                                                                                                                were  asked  to  submit  designs  for  the  new
            and best wishes                                                                                                                     clinic.
                                                                                                                                                  “We probably would have gotten more had
              to the team of                                                                                                                    we  had  more  time  but  yeah,  we  got  a  fair
                                                                                                                                                sample,” said Kathy Stark, clinic manager.
               RIVERSIDE                                                                                                                          The logo itself represents the overall philos-
                                                                                                                                                ophy of the new clinic by putting patients fi rst
                                                                                                                                                and having them as the main focus.
                 MEDICAL                                                                                                                          “The  idea  of  community,  health  care  col-
                                                                                                                                                laboration, patient medical home, all of the
                                                           In house dispensary part                                                             things that we were kind of representing and
                                                                                                                                                wanting to present here at the clinic,” said
                                                                                                                                                  The clinic decided to ask young students to
                                                           of new clinic model Patrick Kolafa  |  The Drumheller Mail                           submit ideas after gauging the community’s
                  Proud to be a                                o serve residents in the new medical home at the Riverside Medical Clinic, River-  feel using surveys. Since the clinic received
               part of your new                            TRay Ainscough of Riverside Value Drug Mart explains that the Riverside R-Excel-     such a wide range of responses, they took it
                                                               side Value Drug Mart has teamed up to open a dispensary in the new clinic.
                                                                                                                                                one step further.
                 medical clinic.                           lence Professional Dispensary will offer convenience to users of the Riverside Medical     “Initially it started because we did a survey
                                                           Clinic, allowing them to fi ll prescriptions on the spot.                             with  the  community  and  then  from  there  it
                                                                                                                                                was just an idea that if we were going to have
                                                              This is especially helpful for seniors who would typically need to make an extra trip
                                                           to fi ll or renew prescriptions after an                                              a logo why not ask for contributions from the
                                                           appointment.                                                                         community,’ said Stark.
                                                              Ainscough  says  this  type  of  ser-                                               “We know we have a lot of talent out there.”
           Online Marketing You Can Trust!                 vice has been a vision he has had for
                                                           some time.
                                                              “It has defi nitely been an idea on
                                                           my mind for years,” he said. “When
                                                           the opportunity came up I jumped in
                                                           with both feet.”
                                                              The dispensary will be opening in
                                                           the near future and hours are still to
             Creative people. Dedicated support.           be determined. He, along with other
                      Forward thinking.                    pharmacists  from  his  current  staff
                                                           will  be  serving  at  the  R-Excellence
                       Brian Yanish                        Dispensary.                                                                         Congratulations
                                                              He  adds  he  is  excited  about  the
                            new venture.
                                                                                                                                                            Dr. Ram

               Phone: 1-888-535-9139                                                     DR. SAHRIAR           CLINIC STAFF - TEMPORARY                and team of

                Mobile: 403-436-0266                                                     KABIR                 LOCUM FAMILY PHYSICIAN                   Riverside

                                                                                          Dr.  Sahriar  Kabir  completed  his  medical  school
                 Congratulations and                                                      at the University of British Columbia and subse-               Medical.
                                                                                          quently moved to Calgary to complete his residen-
           Best Wishes to Drumheller’s                                                    cy in Family Medicine. He will be joining Riverside
                                                                                          Medical Clinic between July 15 and August 31. Dr.
                  new medical clinic                                                      Kabir is interested in the full spectrum of family    Nice to see change!
                                                                                          medicine. He will be working in multiple settings
            Riverside Medical.                                                            in Drumheller, including Riverside Medical Clinic,
                                                                                          acute care, and emergency care. Outside of work,
                                                                                          Dr. Kabir enjoys hiking, biking, and skiing.

                                                         DR. RYAN        CLINIC STAFF - TEMPORARY
                                                         HOSKINS         LOCUM FAMILY PHYSICIAN

                                                         Dr. Ryan Hoskins is a family doctor with special
                  Sales & Installation                   training in emergency medicine and tropical med-
                 Serving Drumheller & Area               icine. He enjoys new cultures and has worked in
                      for over 30 Years!                 many rural locations across Canada, as well as
                                                         in  Ethiopia,  Kenya,  Cuba,  and  Russia,  amongst
                         • Automotive                    other places. He writes about health policy as a
                         • Residential                   freelance journalist. His family will be joining him
                         • Commercial                    this summer as he works in Drumheller and they
                      • Rock Chip Repair                 are eager to meet Drumhellerians. Dr. Hoskins is
                                                         willing to accept any human or dinosaur as a pa-                                      Peaches Portables
                   ~ 24 Hour Emergency ~

                  403.823.8000                             What’s a Locum?                                                                      Bob Davidson
                                                           A locum physician is a doctor working at a practice temporarily. Locums are common in rural
                  Located across from 7-11                 areas because it can be diffi cult to recruit permanent new Canadian doctors to smaller regions.   403.823.0746
                                                           Moreover, recent graduates often locum at various clinics to test the waters and the town. Let’s
                                                           make our locums feel welcomed and discover the amazing potential of Drumheller!

                                                             Riverside RXellence Professional Dispensary

                                                                                              will soon open in the new offi  ces at

                                                                                       RIVERSIDE MEDICAL

                                                                      Congratulations to Dr. Ram and team on your new business.

                                                                                    We look forward to a rewarding partnership!

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